Titled Americans, 1890

Titled Americans, 1890

Perfect for all Downton Abbey fans, this is the 1890 book behind the marriage of Lord and Lady Grantham. In an age when securing a prudent match was all-important for both sexes, Titled Americans offered a glance guide to recent high society marriages and a list of eligible bachelors who were still on the lookout for love. It explores and explains the trend for well-heeled European gents selecting American wives, discusses the relative merits of attaching oneself… (more)

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Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing (October 20, 2013)

Collection: Old House Books

Page count: 280 pages

Language: English


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